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In country language courses

Do you want to combine study and travel during your semester breaks?  In-country language courses allow you to complete intensive courses during the Summer and Winter holiday sessions. These courses combine the excitement of overseas experience with the benefit of rapid advancement in language proficiency.

The College in-country language courses for credit in your degree. Courses may be taken in:

  • Japan
  • Indonesia
  • China
  • Korea

Search the Global Programs System for current in-country language course opportunities.


4 - 6 weeks.


6 units which can be credited towards a language major or minor.



New Colombo Plan funds eight new ANU College of Asia & the Pacific programs

Students at The Australian National University’s College of Asia and the Pacific will have more opportunities to study overseas after the College was awarded New Colombo Plan (NCP) funding for eight student mobility programs in the recent funding round.

The College received funding to assist 80 students to undertake student mobility programs in the Asia Pacific. Seven of the eight successful projects have also received multi-year funding, ensuring the sustainability of the programs.

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Embracing the unexpected in Indonesia: Sophie Hewitt’s reflections one month in

Fifth-year Law/Asia-Pacific Studies (Year in Asia) student Sophie Hewitt recently arrived in Indonesia to commence her journey on the Year in Asia program. We asked Sophie to share her experiences from her first month in Indonesia, and to reflect on her goals for the year ahead.

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Inside a superpower

Master of Public Administration and Master of Public Policy student Tim Balin was one of two winners of the 2016 Congressional Research Fellowship Program.

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A tale of two cities in Myanmar

The contrast between Yangon and Naypyitaw shows both the leaps and limits of Myanmar’s incredible transformation.

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Myanmar study tour returns to Canberra

TOM MURPHY and CLAUDIA MOONEY report back on what they learned in Myanmar.

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Updated:  24 April, 2017/Responsible Officer:  Dean, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific/Page Contact:  CAP Web Team